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21 09, 2023

Lockierides Dr Evil: Schoolboy Errors. Cramps. Snakes. Smiles.

By |2023-09-21T17:20:30+02:00September 21st, 2023|Mountains & Valleys|0 Comments

When asked about MTB meccas, does Plettenberg Bay make the list? Well, it should. Plett is a jewel of the Garden Route – great beaches, happy vibes in the town, year-round sunshine for the most part, and incredible mountain biking in every direction! The Dr Evil Classic is one of the reasons Plett should be [...]

21 09, 2023

Trail Angels Descend on Dr Evil Classic

By |2023-09-21T16:25:29+02:00September 21st, 2023|News|0 Comments

The opening day of the 2023 Dr Evil Classic took riders from Wittedrift to Cairnbrogie, along a scenic and at time challenging 58-kilometre route. Among the 350-rider strong field there were numerous eBikers, including a group of racing eBike riders. Most though, were happy to cruise and take in the spectacular Plettenberg Bay vistas; on [...]

19 09, 2023

Reflecting on the 2023 Race With Soul

By |2023-09-19T13:01:46+02:00September 19th, 2023|Epic Trips|0 Comments

The 2023 Momentum Medical Scheme Cape Pioneer Trek, presented by Biogen, took solo racers and teams on a journey through some of the Southern Cape’s most spectacular landscapes. From the plantations and indigenous forests of George, through the orchards and fynbos of the Langkloof and into the usually arid Klein Karoo. A record season of [...]

10 09, 2023

Imbuko Giant and Efficient Infiniti Insure Win the 2023 Cape Pioneer Trek

By |2023-09-10T13:42:39+02:00September 10th, 2023|News|0 Comments

The final stage of the Momentum Medical Scheme Cape Pioneer Trek, presented by Biogen, saw the 2023 general classification titles wrapped up by the teams who had worn the yellow and pink First Ascent leaders’ jerseys since the Prologue. The racing, in the UCI men’s field in particular, was far more interesting than that fact [...]

8 09, 2023

Imbuko Giant and Efficient Infiniti Insure Claim Emphatic Queen Stage Victories

By |2023-09-08T18:26:11+02:00September 8th, 2023|News|0 Comments

The Queen Stage of the Momentum Medical Scheme Cape Pioneer Trek, presented by Biogen, provided the men and women in the yellow and pink First Ascent leaders’ jerseys with the terrain to race to emphatic stage victories. Stage 5 – on Friday, 8 September – played out in dramatic fashion as the air went out [...]

7 09, 2023

Imbuko Giant Claw Back Seconds and Set-Up for Cape Pioneer Trek’s Queen Stage

By |2023-09-07T18:44:40+02:00September 7th, 2023|News|Comments Off on Imbuko Giant Claw Back Seconds and Set-Up for Cape Pioneer Trek’s Queen Stage

Stage 4 of the 2023 Momentum Medical Scheme Cape Pioneer Trek, presented by Biogen, was the longest of the race, as it took the teams from Louvain to Oudtshoorn; on Thursday, 7 September. Despite the day’s length and significant drama on the trails after 90 kilometres the stage came down to a four-team sprint finish [...]

6 09, 2023

Imbuko Giant Slip Up as Valley Electric Toyota Capitalise at the Cape Pioneer Trek

By |2023-09-06T17:55:30+02:00September 6th, 2023|News|Comments Off on Imbuko Giant Slip Up as Valley Electric Toyota Capitalise at the Cape Pioneer Trek

Stage 3 of the Momentum Medical Scheme Cape Pioneer Trek, presented by Biogen, saw a puncture and perhaps a loss in form cause a swing in the race’s momentum; on Wednesday, 6 September. The Langkloof Liaison course, which featured a start and finish at Louvain, did not seem to lend itself to big time gaps, [...]

4 09, 2023

Imbuko Giant and Efficient Infiniti Insure Extend Race with Soul Leads

By |2023-09-04T16:52:14+02:00September 4th, 2023|News|Comments Off on Imbuko Giant and Efficient Infiniti Insure Extend Race with Soul Leads

Stage 1 of the 2023 Momentum Medical Scheme Cape Pioneer Trek, presented by Biogen, saw the teams take to the forest singletracks of George on Monday, 4 September. Marco Joubert and Wessel Botha, of Imbuko Giant, were victorious in the UCI men’s race, after a fast and tactical battle. While Efficient Infiniti Insure’s Kim le [...]

19 08, 2023

Canyon Northwave and Elysator Efficient Infinity Insure Win the 2023 SPAR Swiss Epic

By |2023-08-19T19:19:12+02:00August 19th, 2023|News|Comments Off on Canyon Northwave and Elysator Efficient Infinity Insure Win the 2023 SPAR Swiss Epic

The grand finale of the 2023 SPAR Swiss Epic saw the leading UCI Men’s and Women’s teams wrap up their titles with stage victories. Canyon Northwave added a third win to their haul from the race through Graubünden, while Elysator Efficient Infinity Insure made it four from a possible five on the last day. SPAR [...]

18 08, 2023

A Crash and a Near Miss Cause Drama on SPAR Swiss Epic Queen Stage

By |2023-08-18T18:05:28+02:00August 18th, 2023|News|Comments Off on A Crash and a Near Miss Cause Drama on SPAR Swiss Epic Queen Stage

The trails from St. Moritz to Davos were filled with drama on the Queen Stage of the SPAR Swiss Epic, as a crash put the Adelheid Morath out of the race and nearly ended Kim le Court’s campaign too. Torpado Bulls capitalised to win the stage, while in the men’s race Daniel Geismayr and Martin [...]

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